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The Department of Basic Education has revealed the 2021 Grade 12 final exam timetable. The examination will start on 1 November and end on December 7 2021.

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The Pfizer Comirnaty Covid-19 Vaccine has been approved for individuals that are 12-years-old and above. The announcement was made by the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra).

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The National Liquor Traders Council has welcomed the announcement made by President Cyril Ramaphosa regarding the sale of alcohol in South Africa.

On Sunday night President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed South Africans on the current state of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country. In his speech, he also provided an update on the Special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress Grant.

Western Cape Premier Alan Winde has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to end the national state of disaster. He believes there are better ways of handling the pandemic that is more conducive to creating jobs and boosting the economy.

Around 80% of all South African goods are transported by truck. The trucking and logistics industry is still trying to recover from the losses it occurred during the July looting and unrest.

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South Africa’s power utility Eskom, is investigating a fire that broke out on Saturday morning at its Kendal Power Station in Mpumalanga. Eskom says no injuries were reported after the unfortunate incident. The fire has cost Eskom approximately 2000 megawatts of power.

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has announced that the Pfizer Comirnaty Covid-19 Vaccine has been approved for individuals 12 years and older. In a statement released by Sahpra, they say that their decision is limited to the safety, quality and efficacy of health products and not due to procurement decisions.

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While we may not know exactly what we want to become when we are at school, it would be helpful to be guided in a particular direction, that is personalised and not a one-size-fits-all. This allows us to choose our career path from a young age, while also cultivating our skills around subjects we enjoy and are good at.

The cost of funeral insurance has increased.

The rising number of deaths during the Covid-19 pandemic has seen some funeral service provides and insurers increase their prices. The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) says it is concerned about the impact this will have on funeral policyholders.



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